Used Plymouth Roadrunner

Plymouth Roadrunner 150
Plymouth Roadrunner
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Being convinced that muscle cars had gone too far from the basics, manufacturer of Plymouth Roadrunner created it to bring back the good old thrills of muscle cars. The first muscle cars ever created were performance based and were truly low-priced.

Launched in 1968, Plymouth Roadrunner was patterned on the heavy luxury cars whose body shape were in the B-Line, such as Belvidere. Though it was lighter than the smaller Barracuda, this car was not as fragile as sports car and it was tough enough to endure any collision. Probably that was the explanation on how much of it had survived the test of serious street work.

Est. Price for Used Plymouth Roadrunner: $9,000-$95,000
Available Trims: Base, Superbird
Below are Pre-Owned Plymouth Roadrunner from Ebay and 2 of the top used-car sites on the web:

1968 Plymouth Road Runner 1968 Plymouth RoadRunner Rotissere Resto Matching# 383 Four Speed Sure Grip
1968 Plymouth Road Runner  1968 Plymouth RoadRunner Rotissere Resto Matching# 383 Four Speed  Sure Grip $32,500.00 (31 Bids)
End Date: Wednesday May-24-2017 13:36:53 PDT
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1969 Plymouth Road Runner GTX 1969 Plymouth GTX 440CI 375HP 4 speed Air Grabber Hood
1969 Plymouth Road Runner GTX 1969 Plymouth GTX 440CI 375HP 4 speed Air Grabber Hood $5,115.00 (52 Bids)
End Date: Wednesday May-24-2017 11:53:23 PDT
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1969 Plymouth Road Runner 1969 Plymouth Road Runnner HEMI 426 Dana 60 Four Speed Trans PS Clone
1969 Plymouth Road Runner  1969 Plymouth Road Runnner HEMI 426 Dana 60 Four Speed Trans PS Clone $21,100.00 (6 Bids)
End Date: Tuesday May-30-2017 14:01:52 PDT
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1969 Plymouth Road Runner HARDTOP 1969 ROADRUNNER, 383 V8 AUTO, Fresh Restoration, Bigblock, Low mileage, Hardtop
1969 Plymouth Road Runner HARDTOP 1969 ROADRUNNER, 383 V8 AUTO, Fresh Restoration, Bigblock, Low mileage, Hardtop $27,000.00
End Date: Sunday May-28-2017 11:02:26 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $27,000.00
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1968 Plymouth Road Runner 1968 Plymouth Road Runner 2dr Hardtop! TRADES?
1968 Plymouth Road Runner  1968 Plymouth Road Runner 2dr Hardtop! TRADES? $15,300.00 (43 Bids)
End Date: Friday May-26-2017 8:06:03 PDT
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Indeed, Plymouth Roadrunner was a reincarnation of muscle cars with the stripped pillared coupe. Its standard engine was MOPAR's 383 cid power plant and could produce up to 335bhp. Apparently, it paid Warner Brothers to use the name and to produce horn that went beep beep, similar to the sound famously associated with a certain cartoon bird.

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